This news was reported today in the Calbayog Post online. If you are from the local area, please be cautious as these escapees are armed and dangerous.
Update: 16 inmates escape Calbayog City jail – PNP
Immediately after that the inmates started escaping through the jail’s main gate, one of the witnesses said who requested anonymity.
JAILBREAK. The photo shows where the 16 inmates ran after escaping from Calbayog City Jail (left) around 9:00 this morning, April 2, 2014. The pathway (right) leads to Brgy. Acedillo, according to the residents. (CalbayogPost)
The witness added that some escapees were holding M16 rifles and .45 pistols.
BJMP and Calbayog City Police Station (CCPS) personnel are now coordinating in the manhunt of the inmates. (CalbayogPost)
I will update this post with information as soon as possible, if I ever receive any updated information. Most information is not received in a timely manner around here.